Another illustration of how streaming is changing how songs are written
With more music available than ever before, how can an artist ever hope to rise above all the noise? Even the most fantastic song ever written runs the risk of falling through the cracks, especially in the age of streaming.
Streaming has changed so much about the way we search out music. Savvy songwriters know this and are working to construct tracks in way that take advantage of all the machinations of algorithm-driven song recommendations.
This brings me to this story in the Columbia Journalism review.
Read more here. It’s fascinating–and you may never listen to new music the same way again.